City Secretary

The City Secretary attends and prepares official minutes of the City Council meetings and serves as the custodian of the following city records:

  • City Hall second floorCity Council Minutes
  • Contracts
  • Ordinances
  • Resolutions


The City Secretary is the Public Information Coordinator for the City of Marshall. This office is responsible for coordinating with city departments to ensure that all Open Records Requests are processed in a timely fashion in accordance with the Texas Public Information Act and city procedures.


City elections are ordered by the City Council and managed by the City Secretary. City elections are conducted in accordance with the Texas Election Code. The City of Marshall contracts with Harrison County to administer elections and tabulate ballots. 

General Election

  • The filing deadline for District 3 candidates has been extended until Friday, March 8.  An Application for Place on General Election Ballot is available at the City Secretary's Office or can be accessed online.
  • The General Election will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2024 at the Marshall Convention Center, 2501 E. End Blvd. South.
  • Early Voting will be at the Harrison County Elections Office, 415 E. Burleson Street April 22 - 26, 2024 from 8:00 AM - 5: 00 PM and April 29 & 30, 2024 from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM.

Internet Posting Requirements

Notice of Deadline to File an Application for Place on the Ballot